Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 10/24/14
LOS ANGELES -- "Brown is a good coach 314 regular-season wins don't lie. He actually has a full season this year to show it. Let him." I wrote that at the end of last week's "Three Thoughts"; I didn't know it was also going to be the end of Mike Brown. I still stand by what I wroteMike Brown is a good coach. He's just not the right coach for this Laker team. It wasn't the second round playoff beating by OKC in last year's second round or the 1-4 start to the season that doomed Brown. It was the fact that the Lakers had lost all eight exhibitions and 14 of the last 15 games--most of them in very ugly fashion. Except for the first win of the 2012-13 season over the Detroit Pistons, the Lakers under Brown couldn't put together a consistent, passionate 48-minute effort. The man who coached LeBron James and a Cleveland team certainly not loaded with talent into the 2007 NBA Finals, had lost his mojo with the Lakers. The players we...
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